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* Step 4 - Click on the "Add" button.
 
* Step 4 - Click on the "Add" button.
 
* Step 5 - Select a "pptp" connection.
 
* Step 5 - Select a "pptp" connection.
;Setup VPN tab
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;Checkpoint VPN
* Step 1 - For "Gateway" input one of the following IP addresses:<br>
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*Gateway = 146.232.65.1
::'''146.232.64.10''' for off campus wired connections to vpn.sun.ac.za<br>
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*Groupname= apple
::'''146.232.65.1''' for off campus wired connections to fwvpn.sun.ac.za. See references below for instructions<br>
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*Group secret = iphone
::'''146.232.128.138''' for on campus wireless connections to wifivpn.sun.ac.za
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*Username = network username
::'''10.20.30.1''' for the SCN wireless network
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*Password = network passwd
* Step 2 - For "Username" input your campus webmail username.
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* Step 3 - For "Password" input your campus webmail password.
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* Step 4 - For "NT Domain" input the campus domainname: '''STB'''.
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;Click on the "Advanced" button
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* Step 1 - At Authentication:<br>
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::Uncheck '''PAP'''.
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* Step 2 - At Authentication:<br>
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::Check '''CHAP''', '''MSCHAP''' and '''MSCHAPv2'''.
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* Step 3 - At Security and Compression:<br>
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::Check '''Use Point-to-point encryption (MPPE)'''.
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* Step 4 - At Security and Compression:<br>
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::Select '''128-bit''' (most secure).
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* Step 5 - At Security and Compression:<br>
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::Check '''Allow stateful encryption'''.
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* Step 6 - At Echo:<br>
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::Check '''Allow PPP echo packets'''.
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* Step 7 - Leave all else blank.
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* Step 8 - At IPv4 Settings Tab:<br>
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::Choose method '''Automatic (VPN)'''.
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Hit OK, OK to save and reboot to be safe if it does not work.
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;References
 
;References

Revision as of 07:10, 18 July 2013

A VPN connection allows you to work directly on the campus network, as if you were virtually on campus with your computer.

Apply for a VPN account

Phone 021 808 4367 and ask the IT help desk for information about a VPN account.

Install and select Network Manager
  • Step 1 - Install the VPN software.
  • Step 2 - Click on the networking icon, next to the volume icon, on the top panel and select "VPN connections".
  • Step 3 - Select "Configure VPN"
  • Step 4 - Click on the "Add" button.
  • Step 5 - Select a "pptp" connection.
Checkpoint VPN
  • Gateway = 146.232.65.1
  • Groupname= apple
  • Group secret = iphone
  • Username = network username
  • Password = network passwd
References